Social Studies 8R (2nd question)

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Why do some call him a Capatain of Industry?

Now for this question I know why, is because since he a industrialist, he controlled many railroads. He was on of the richest man in america.

right????

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    Right.

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    Thank You! :)

    Another question asked me what would I lable Vanderbilt either a Robber Barons or Captains of Industry. I'm picking Captains of Industry and write the same answer.

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    You're welcome.

    OK.

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